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Roberto
Don Roberto is 56 years old. He lives in a neighborhood in the town of Morazan, Yoro, with his wife and three children (ages 3, 6, and 8).


Don Robert has been farming for more than 30 years. He grows primarily corn and beans, but he also operates a mini-grocery store. The corn and beans that he produces are sold at the local market. His crops are his source of income and he is able to maintain this business by investing his loans.


Roberto is currently requesting his fourth loan from ODEF so that he can continue maintaining his crops. He plans to fertilize and compost the land so that he can achieve good harvests and increase his sales. His plan is to expand his production area. On a personal level, he is committed to providing his children with everything they need to have a quality life.

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Don Roberto tiene 56 años de edad, vive en una aldea que pertenece al municipio de Morazan, Yoro, junto con su esposa y sus tres hijos de edades de 3, 6 y 8 años.
Don Roberto tiene más de 30 años de dedicarse a la agricultura, principalmente al cultivo de maíz y frijoles. también ha tenido una mini pulpería. La producción de maíz y frijoles la vende en el mercado local. Esta es su fuente de ingresos y la ha mantenido mediante la inversión de préstamos, actualmente solicita el cuarto préstamo a ODEF para seguir dándole mantenimiento a sus cultivos, ya que fertilizando y abonando la tierra va lograr buenas cosechas y sus ventas aumentan más. Su plan es ampliar el área de producción y como meta personal es el compromiso con sus hijos de darle todo lo que necesitan para que tengan calidad de vida.

Additional Information

About Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A.

This loan is administered by Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A. (ODEF), a Kiva Field Partner in Honduras. A leader in the microfinance sector since 1985, ODEF strives to combat poverty by offering a wide array of financial services to low-income men and women. The organization works with its parent NGO, ODEF OPD, to provide training and technical assistance to impoverished microentrepreneurs. By incorporating the entire family unit in this process, ODEF OPD aims to improve the standard of living through the creation of profitable enterprises. Visit ODEF’s partner page for more information.

About Honduras

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 53
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,008,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Roberto to buy compost and fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 11, 2012
Listed
Jun 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 15, 2012